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Íslendingabók (1,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

Old Norse pronunciation: [ˈiːslɛndɪŋɡaˌboːk], Book of Icelanders; Latin: Libellus Islandorum) is a historical work dealing with early Icelandic
Brennivín (1,311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
still the traditional drink for the mid-winter feast of Þorrablót. Today, Icelanders typically drink it chilled, as a shot, with a beer, or as a base for cocktails
Þáttr (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
well as adding comic relief. The short tales of Icelanders or Íslendinga þættir focus on Icelanders, often relating the story of their travels abroad
Poles in Iceland (377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
There have been several different migratory movements of Poles to Iceland. For much of the Cold War period most of the Polish population was restricted
Western Settlement (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flateyjarbók Hauksbók Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum Book of Icelanders Skræling Greenlandic Norse Researchers Galvano Fiamma Adam of Bremen Carl
Þorrablót (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
defining feature of Þorrablót. Today Þorrablót are common events among Icelanders everywhere and can be anything from an informal dinner with friends and
Glenboro (829 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Glenboro is an unincorporated urban community in the Municipality of Glenboro – South Cypress within the Canadian province of Manitoba that held village
Rural Municipality of Lakeview (379 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rural Municipality of Lakeview is a former rural municipality (RM) in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It was originally incorporated as a rural
Brattahlíð (667 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brattahlíð (Old Norse pronunciation: [ˈbrɑttɑˌhliːð]), often anglicised as Brattahlid, was Erik the Red's estate in the Eastern Settlement Viking colony
Eastern Settlement (650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flateyjarbók Hauksbók Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum Book of Icelanders Skræling Greenlandic Norse Researchers Galvano Fiamma Adam of Bremen Carl
Kings' sagas (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stories known in scholarship as þættir, such as the Íslendingaþættir (about Icelanders), Styrbjarnar þáttr Svíakappa, Hróa þáttr heimska, and Eymundar þáttr
Sandnæs (332 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sandnæs, often anglicized as Sandnes, was the largest Norse farmstead in the Western Settlement of medieval Greenland. Similarly with the Norwegian city
Hvalsey (546 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hvalsey ("Whale Island"; Greenlandic Qaqortukulooq) is located near Qaqortoq, Greenland and is the site of Greenland's largest, best-preserved Norse ruins
Ivittuut (630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flateyjarbók Hauksbók Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum Book of Icelanders Skræling Greenlandic Norse Researchers Galvano Fiamma Adam of Bremen Carl
Harald Greycloak (517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
large load of vararfeldir, a type of faux fur made from sheep's wool. The Icelanders were having trouble selling their faux furs so when the king asked them
Cannabis in Iceland (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commonly believed to be 18.3% due to data confusion; 18.3% is the number of Icelanders who consume cannabis regularly out of the subset of the population who
List of Icelandic films (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The following is a list of notable films produced in Iceland by Icelanders. Star marked films are films in coproduction with Iceland. Although Arne Mattsson
Beer in Iceland (1,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
full-strength beer was smuggled into the country or produced by homebrewers. Icelanders also worked around the restriction by adding strong alcohol such as Brennivin
Bergþórshvoll (134 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bergþórshvoll (Modern Icelandic: [ˈpɛrkˌθour̥sˌkʰvɔtl̥]; Old Norse: [ˈberɡˌθoːrsˌxwolː]; usually anglicized as Bergthorsknoll) is an area in Vestur-Landeyjar
Timeline of Icelandic history (1,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vilmundur Þórólfsson var vígður fyrsti ábóti þess. "Íslendingabók" [Book of Icelanders] (in Icelandic). Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies. Retrieved
Islam in Iceland (1,700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trading and raiding networks of the Vikings will have meant that various Icelanders, like the Norwegians Rögnvald Kali Kolsson or Harald Hardrada, came into
Huldufólk (5,066 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
parties. Aðalheiður Guðmundsdóttir concludes that these legends "show that Icelanders missed dancing". In the 13th and 14th centuries, books from mainland Europe
Skræling (1,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ari Thorgilsson in his work Íslendingabók, also called The Book of the Icelanders, written well after the period in which Norse explorers made their first
Skræling (1,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ari Thorgilsson in his work Íslendingabók, also called The Book of the Icelanders, written well after the period in which Norse explorers made their first
Icelandic nationalism (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
phrase land, þjóð og tunga ('land, people, and language'). Historically, Icelanders have seen their current republic to be the reincarnation of the old Free
Baldur, Manitoba (262 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Baldur is an unincorporated community recognized as a local urban district in the Canadian province of Manitoba, located in the Rural Municipality of Argyle
Timarit.is (343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their languages elsewhere, such as Canada which had a large influx of Icelanders in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The project was initially sponsored
Vinland sagas (585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
London: Penguin, 2008, ISBN 0-14-044776-8. Kunz, Keneva, The Sagas of the Icelanders, London: Penguin, 2005, ISBN 0-14-100003-1. Magnusson, Magnus; Palsson
Svið (600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
broken, a child that cannot yet speak will remain silent forever. Many Icelanders consider the eye to be the best part of the head. Lara Weber, writing
Möðruvallabók (314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Möðruvallabók (Icelandic pronunciation: ​[ˈmœðrʏˌvatlaˌpouːk]) or AM 132 fol is an Icelandic manuscript from the mid-14th century, inscribed on vellum
Military history of Iceland (3,162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rarely asked for expeditionary forces to help defend Norway, although Icelanders in Norway had been obligated to help Norwegian defences since the early
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Iceland (1,408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christ of Latter-day Saints began in 1851 with the baptisms of two native Icelanders visiting Denmark. They returned to Iceland to share the gospel. Missionary
Bolli Bollason (2,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Publishing. ISBN 9780850453065. 0850453062. Various (2001). The Sagas of Icelanders. edited by Thorsson, Örnólfur. Penguin. ISBN 9780141000039. Archived from
Saints' sagas (1,214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
candidates. In the words of Jonas Wellendorf: While the sagas of the Icelanders might be the unique contribution to world literature that clearly demarcates
Bolli Þorleiksson (600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bolli Þorleiksson (also Bolli Thorleiksson; Old Norse: [ˈbolːe ˈθorˌlɛiksˌson]; Modern Icelandic: [ˈpɔtlɪ ˈθɔrˌleiksˌsɔːn]) was a key historical character
Danish–Icelandic Act of Union (330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prominent Icelanders, such as Benedikt Sveinsson the younger, wanted to also sever the personal union with the Danish King, the Icelanders did not seriously
Icelandic people of American descent (101 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Icelandic people of American descent make up around 1% of Iceland's population. The first Americans known to have settled in a large group came during
Auroracoin (875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
each claimant. With a US dollar value of $12.11 per coin on March 24, Icelanders were receiving the equivalent of US$385. Price quickly began to fall with
Stöðulög (395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fulfilled. The Danish trade monopoly had been abolished in 1855, and the Icelanders' struggle for independence, led by Jón Sigurðsson and his supporters,
Finnur Jónsson (449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prolific scholar, preparing editions of, among other works, numerous Icelanders' sagas, Kings' sagas, Rímur (along with a dictionary of rímur) and the
Úlfljótsvatn (lake) (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
involved in the Alþingi (Icelandic Parliament) in 930. In the vicinity, the Icelanders have many summer cottages.[citation needed] The lake has an area of 3
Áramótaskaupið (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television.[citation needed] The show ends just before midnight, and those Icelanders who shoot off fireworks usually do so after Áramótaskaupið ends. Some
Vigfúss Víga-Glúmsson (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preserved in Fagrskinna, have come down to us. Vígfúss has a role in several Icelanders' sagas, including Víga-Glúms saga, Ögmundar þáttr and Ljósvetninga saga
Whaling in Iceland (6,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the 1630s. Interactions between Basque whalers and Icelanders were mixed. Icelanders circumvented the burdensome trade monopoly of the Danish King
Freydís Eiríksdóttir (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kunz, Keneva (2001). trans. "The Saga of the Greenlanders." The Sagas of Icelanders: A Selection. London: Penguin. pp. 648–52. J. Sephton (1880). Eirik the
Jón Sigurðsson (919 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all Icelanders in the city. They had no children except for one foster-son who was Jón's nephew. However, a contemporary remarked that "all Icelanders are
Turkish Abductions (1,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
village of Grindavík on 20 June 1627. They captured between 12 and 15 Icelanders and a similar number of Danish and Dutch sailors. Two people from Grindavík
Kristni saga (482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within the context of longer works, lives of Óláfr Tryggvason or Sagas of Icelanders, Kristni saga sets out to tell the history of Icelandic Christianity independently
People's Party (Iceland) (1,386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
associating stating its goals as [fighting] with thought, word and will for Icelanders who have suffered injustices, differences, lawlessness and poverty." In
Capital punishment in Iceland (677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
imposed Lutheranism on Icelanders in 1551. Though the first known execution by official laws was not carried out until 1582. Icelanders were made to adopt
Jón Ólafsson of Grunnavík (181 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jón Ólafsson of Grunnavík (Jón Ólafsson frá Grunnavík, also known as Jón Grunnvíkingur or Grunnavíkur-Jón, 1705–1779) was an Icelandic scholar. Originally
Iceland (film) (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Will Never Be Another You" and "You Can't Say No to a Soldier". Some Icelanders protested against the film for its depiction of Marines winning away the
Danes (2,447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Scandinavian group, consists of the Norwegians, Danes, Swedes, and Icelanders. It is particularly interesting to follow the literary activity of three
Hersir (1,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Ketilsdóttir) was the daughter of Ketill "Flatnose" Bjornsson. In the Sagas of Icelanders there is mention of several hersirs, such as a powerful hersir in Sognefjord
Heathen hof (7,870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saga of the People of Kjalarnes," tr. John Porter, The Complete Sagas of Icelanders, ed. Viðar Hreinsson et al., Reykjavík: Leifur Eiríksson, 1997, ISBN 9979-9293-0-8
Geothermal power in Iceland (2,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural conditions especially suitable for harnessing geothermal energy. Icelanders have long used geothermal energy for direct applications, such as heating
Landvættir (1,203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bergbúi, ármaðr, and spámaðr, but there is one mention of pre-Christian Icelanders bringing offerings specifically to landvættir. In a section of Hauksbók
Skapti Þóroddsson (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christian kennings in the Skáldskaparmál. Skapti is mentioned in some of the Icelanders' sagas, for example Njáls saga where he is insulted by Skarphéðinn Njálsson
Jón Stefánsson (academic) (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Stefánsson, speaking as a key figure among Icelanders in the UK suggested to Churchill that Icelanders might welcome the occupation of Iceland by the
Hrísey (316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the fishing industry, first by Norwegians and Swedes, and then by Icelanders, and by the late nineteenth century it housed a herring salting factory
The Man Who Came Early (1,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
engineering background gives him many ideas of how to improve life for the Icelanders (such as advanced sailing vessels), his lack of practical know-how, and
Irreligion in Iceland (1,229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
89.3% of Icelanders are officially registered members of Christian congregations, church attendance in Iceland is low. Some 10% of Icelanders attend church
Slaying of the Spaniards (743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
three Spanish whaling vessels put into Reykjarfjörður in Westfjords. Icelanders and the Spaniards had a mutual agreement at the beginning as they both
Halldór Guðmundsson (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Literary Prize. In We are all Icelanders (2009), he discusses how the financial crisis affected ten different Icelanders, including an architect, a politician
Eimskip (436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was founded on January 17, 1914, with the issue of shares where many Icelanders became founding members and the company was called "the desired child
Battle of Örlygsstaðir (347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that day, including Sighvatur and Sturla. According to the Saga of the Icelanders, Gissur only lost seven men whereas Kolbeinn lost none. Five others, including
Bagler sagas (402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
both versions are unknown. There are indications that both of them were Icelanders, although this cannot be said for certain.[citation needed] The Bagler
1972 in Iceland (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grétarsson, businessman Terrence McCoy (3 February 2015). "How thousands of Icelanders suddenly started worshiping the Norse gods again". Washington Post. Retrieved
Hvalur 9 RE-399 (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During her service in the Coast Guard she was nicknamed Hval-Týr by the Icelanders and Moby Dick by the British. Between 1987 and 2006, while commercial
Housing Financing Fund (364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
purpose of the fund is to ensure housing security and equality for all Icelanders on controllable terms. The HFF was created in 1999, following the Housing
Ólafur (331 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ólafur (Icelandic pronunciation: ​[ˈouːˌlaːvʏr̥]) is a common name in Iceland, derived from the Old Norse Óláfr [ˈoːˌlɑːvz̠], meaning "ancestor's relic"
Kristján Guðmundsson (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contact with the international avant-garde. In 1977, he was one of four Icelanders invited to exhibit in the new-opened Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris
Klassart (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
except for the song "Örlagablús", even though all members are native Icelanders. Klassart was started by Smári Guðmundsson, older brother of the lead
Icelandic heritage in Spanish Fork, Utah (1,943 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Icelanders who came after them chose to come to Spanish Fork as well in an effort to maintain their culture. By 1860 there were 16 Icelanders living
Galdrabók (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and going on until the mid-17th century. The first three scribes were Icelanders, and the fourth was a Dane working from Icelandic material. The various
Icelandic National Day (442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plebiscite, King Christian X sent a letter on 17 June 1944 congratulating Icelanders on the establishment of a republic. Abolishing the monarchy resulted in
Lögberg-Heimskringla (2,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cover the interests of Icelanders in the west, including public affairs, employment, and education. It vows to keep Western Icelanders in touch with the politics
Rokk í Reykjavík (432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interviews with musicians. The documentary portrays the lifestyle of young Icelanders opposing the establishment and advocating anarchy, as they try to find
For a Minor Reflection (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including favourable comparisons to Explosions in the Sky. Their fellow Icelanders Sigur Rós even described them as “a band with the potential to out Mogwai”
Skáld-Helga saga (133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Skáld-Helga saga (the saga of poet-Helgi) is a lost Íslendingasaga. The action is set in Iceland, Norway, and Greenland from around 1000 to 1050. The main
Íslendingadrápa (239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Íslendingadrápa (The drápa of the Icelanders) is a skaldic poem composed in Iceland in the 12th or 13th century. It is preserved only in AM 748 Ib 4to
Great Ireland (2,160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spent a long time at Limerick in Ireland. Thorkel Gellisson quoted some Icelanders who had heard Earl Thorfinn of Orkney say that Ari had been recognized
Aldarháttur (304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
examples of Icelanders regarding their medieval past as a golden age. The poem was almost certainly composed in 1663, inspired by the Icelanders officially
David Arnason (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
includes manuscripts and correspondence. 1980: Marsh Burning 1981: The Icelanders 1982: Fifty Stories and a Piece of Advice 1984: The Circus Performers'
Huldufólk 102 (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Huldufólk (or "hidden folk"), mystical beings traditionally believed by many Icelanders to inhabit a parallel world hidden in the rocks and stones of the harsh
Thorvald Eiriksson (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America (Penguin Group) ISBN 978-0-1419-0698-0 Short, William R. (2010) Icelanders in the Viking age: the people of the sagas (McFarland) ISBN 978-0-7864-4727-5
Iceland at the 2008 Summer Paralympics (90 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Olympics "Athletes & Teams", Official Website of the 2008 Paralympic Games "Icelanders Satisfied with Results of Paralympics", Iceland Review Online, September
Icelandic European Union membership referendum (1,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a plurality of support among Icelanders (47%) for joining the European Union. Iceland–European Union relations Icelanders to get a referendum on joining
Hestavíg (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
13-14). The origin of the activity came possibly from Norway. Sometimes Icelanders exported stallions specially trained for competitions on the continent
Gray Goose Laws (681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
assembly known as the Althing was established. Each following summer, Icelanders would convene at Thingvellir for legislative and judicial meetings which
Helga the Fair (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
her death. “The Saga of Gunnlaug Serpent-Tongue,” in The Sagas of the Icelanders, trans. Katrina C. Attwood, ed. Örnólfur Thorsson (New York: Penguin Group
Jakob Thorarensen (91 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writer and poet. His works centered around the lives of the working class Icelanders, and on the history of Iceland. Known predominantly for his works of poetry
Time in Iceland (2,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
infants – and in general caused confusion, irritation and extra hassle to Icelanders. They were not arguing against UTC±00:00, however, but rather against
Time in Iceland (2,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
infants – and in general caused confusion, irritation and extra hassle to Icelanders. They were not arguing against UTC±00:00, however, but rather against
Dvalinn (469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved May 11, 2013. Burlew, Rich. "1016 King of Indecision". The Order of the Stick. The Sagas of Icelanders: A Selection (London: Penguin, 2001) v t e
Iceland Air Defence System (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
agreement between Iceland and the United States on the takeover by the Icelanders of the operation and maintenance of the radar stations of the Iceland
Kópavogskirkja (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Emilsson designed this church. The church attracts the attention of both Icelanders and foreign tourists. The altarpiece in the church was set up in 1990
Hǫfuðlausn (Egill) (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
himself. The Sagas of the Icelanders. London: Penguin Books. 2001. pp. 108–119. ISBN 0-14-100003-1. The Sagas of the Icelanders. London: Penguin Books.
Mihkel (film) (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
discovered by a chance by a diver in the Neskaupstaður harbor. The film stars Icelanders Tómas Lemarquis and Atli Rafn Sigurðsson, and Estonians Pääru Oja as Mihkel
Sigurjón Pétursson (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that he experienced telepathic communication with, amongst other dead Icelanders, the nineteenth-century Icelandic poet Jónas Hallgrímsson. He concluded
Friðþjófur Thorsteinsson (697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iceland in the summer of 1919. He scored two of the four goals of the Icelanders victory in the first game between them. In 1922, Friðþjófur moved to Canada
Keflavik Agreement (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American army would leave the country within six months and that the Icelanders would take possession of Keflavík Airport. With this agreement, all former
Canada–Iceland relations (2,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rail lines at Kinmount, Ontario. Between 1870 and 1914, thousands of Icelanders migrated to North America, with most moving to Canada. In 1940, during
Iceland national football team (3,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
selection were due to the absence of professionals on the island, the Icelanders played soccer for fun. Moreover, the hostile climate where winter lasts
Bjornson (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bjørnsen, Björnsson and variations can refer to the following people: Icelanders Ármann Smári Björnsson (born 1981), Icelandic footballer Björn Th. Björnsson
Rock music in Iceland (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radio dial) that mainly played rock music and was very popular with young Icelanders in the Reykjavík area and remained important to Icelandic rock music until
Centre Party (Iceland) (871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
controlled by hedge funds, and redistributing a third of its shares among Icelanders. It also plans to sell the government's existing stake in Íslandsbanki
History of Icelandic nationality (2,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Danish representatives to end the meeting, to the protest of the Icelanders. This was Iceland's first national conflict with Denmark in the political
Der Untergang der Titanic (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
enterprise, a point which Enzensberger makes explicitly in the passage about Icelanders, who, when their properties are threatened by volcanic lava flows, endeavour
2012 Icelandic presidential election (1,683 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
circumstances I would have come to a different conclusion, but more than 30,000 Icelanders, which is a significant part of all the voters in Iceland, requested that
Þangbrandr (790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Þorsteinsson. He travelled around the country and several other prominent Icelanders agreed to be baptized or at least to receive prima signatio. But he had
Menntaskólinn við Hamrahlíð (1,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Icelandic, who also enjoy priority in the selection process. Some famous Icelanders that once attended MH include Björk, Paul Oscar and Jón Gnarr, the former
Guðmundur and Geirfinnur case (1,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
murder victims, witnesses, or any forensic evidence. In later years, most Icelanders believe the six were wrongfully convicted. On 27 September 2018, 44 years
Jónas Jónsson (528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1909, he found himself in opposition to the class of newly wealthy Icelanders and became involved in politics. He was elected MP in 1922 for the Progressive
Alaska (pamphlet) (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
rapidly populating it. The report includes a calculation where 10 thousand Icelanders would form the colony and then double their numbers every 25 years, so
Algorismus (Norse text) (121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fourteenth-century manuscript Hauksbók, a large book written and compiled by Icelanders and taken to Norway during the later part of the 13th century by Haukur
Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson (2,215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 2011, Icelanders rejected for a second time a proposal to pay $5 billion to Britain and the Netherlands. Nearly 60% of Icelanders rejected the
Engeyjarætt (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Engeyjarætt goes back to a married couple who lived in Engey in Kollafjörður in the first half of the 19th century, Ólöf Snorradóttir (1783-1844),
Sigfús Blöndal (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Orðabók Blöndals (Blöndals' Dictionary), as it is usually called by Icelanders, is an essential source of the Icelandic language. Blöndal taught Modern
Thorstein the Red (444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
claimed to be the daughter of Thorstein, but this claim was viewed by other Icelanders with scepticism. Jaun Zuria supposed founder of the Lords of Biscay and
Fylgja (953 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert (Introduction); Smiley, Jane (Introduction) (2001) The Sagas of Icelanders (Penguin Group) ISBN 0-14-100003-1 Orchard, Andy (1997) Dictionary of
Dafoe, Saskatchewan (456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2007-04-21 Google Maps - Dafoe Brook Lindal, W. J. (1946). The Saskatchewan Icelanders: A Strand of the Canadian Fabric. Winnipeg: Columbia Press. p. 167. "Urban
Sauðafell Raid (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
indicates that it was considered a great scandal by many contemporary Icelanders, not least because of Snorri's involvement. Sturla avenged himself on
1707-08 Iceland smallpox epidemic (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
smallpox beginning in 1707. The epidemic ultimately killed around 12,000 Icelanders, close to one-quarter of the island's population at the time. Iceland
The Radar Agency (129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States had entered into an agreement on the takeover by the Icelanders of the operation and maintenance of the radar stations of the Iceland
Tyrfingur Tyrfingsson (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2011-2012. He was one of ten people to receive the Outstanding Young Icelanders award in 2016. Bláskjár/Blue Eyes The Commercial of the Year Harold Pinters
Mountain, North Dakota (1,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
center was completed in 2016. In the spring of 1878, a small group of Icelanders came from Canada to explore Dakota Territory. Pastor Pall Thorlaksson
Þorgerðr Hölgabrúðr and Irpa (2,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1997). The Tale of Thorleif, the Earl’s Poet, in The Complete Sagas of Icelanders, Viðar Hreinsson, gen. ed. Leifur Eiríksson, ISBN 9979-9293-1-6, I, pp 362–369
Alwyn Ruddock (728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the mythical "Isle of Brasil" or the North American lands reached by Icelanders in previous centuries. Ruddock's first published research was a two-volume
Tyrfingur Tyrfingsson (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2011-2012. He was one of ten people to receive the Outstanding Young Icelanders award in 2016. Bláskjár/Blue Eyes The Commercial of the Year Harold Pinters
Alwyn Ruddock (728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the mythical "Isle of Brasil" or the North American lands reached by Icelanders in previous centuries. Ruddock's first published research was a two-volume
The Settlement Exhibition (2,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
among scholars that the Book of Icelanders is more reliable as a source on the settlement. Many of the Sagas of Icelanders, written down in the 13th-14th
Prince Friedrich Christian of Schaumburg-Lippe (2,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1939, Friedrich Christian was asked to become king of Iceland by Icelanders sympathetic to the Nazi party, but refused due to the opposition of Foreign
The Caves of Ægissíða (1,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to store animals as early as the 12th century. Before the 19th century Icelanders used to live in turf houses. These houses only lasted a century and had
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson (1,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
connection is through Obama's Scottish ancestry, but since almost all Icelanders can trace themselves to bishop Gottskálk grimmi Nikulásson they are all
Icelandic heraldry (1,549 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
falcon. Three extant letters from the 15th century granted noble arms to Icelanders: in 1450 Torfi Arason was granted the arms, Azure, a bear argent, with
Charles Thorson (400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
immigration to Canada in the 19th century. His parents were part of the 1,700 Icelanders who registered with the Winnipeg Immigration Office in 1887. Politician
Gunnhild, Mother of Kings (4,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exiled or driven out many of their ancestors led to an attitude among Icelanders generally hostile to Erik and Gunnhild. Scholars such as Gwyn Jones therefore
Auðunn rauði Þorbergsson (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amongst other things to protect his interests in his dealing with the Icelanders, and died in Nidaros on January 28, 1322. He was buried at Church of St
Einar Hjörleifsson Kvaran (884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1913, the Althing passed a law, since rescinded, which permitted Icelanders to adopt family names. Einar Hjörleifsson was on a committee that proposed
Ketil Trout (Iceland) (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
[1997]. "XXIII". In Örnólfur Thorsson (ed.). Egil's Saga. The Sagas of Icelanders: A Selection. Smiley, Jane (preface), Kellogg, Robert (Introduction).
Finland–Iceland relations (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a member of NATO. Nordic Passport Union Scandinavia Finns in Iceland Icelanders in Finland Iceland–EU relations History of relations between Finland and
Náttfari (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pp. 1611–. ISBN 978-1-135-59101-4. Short, William R. (1 March 2010). Icelanders in the Viking Age: The People of the Sagas. McFarland. pp. 9–. ISBN 978-0-7864-5607-9
Reykjavík (5,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is home to Icelandic medieval literature, including the Sagas of the Icelanders and the Poetic Edda, landmarks of world literature still widely read and
Ari Thorgilsson (469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Icelandic historian, Ari Þorgilsson, wrote in his Islendingabók (Book of the Icelanders) from 1122 to 1133 that the first settlers encountered a few Irish monks
Bjarni Herjólfsson (633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Hólar (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
missionaries to Iceland, where they were quickly accepted; around 1000 Icelanders made a peaceful decision that all should convert. Despite this, the godar
Gunnbjörn Ulfsson (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Iceland–Israel relations (642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iceland and the people of Palestine's region took place in the 1400s when Icelanders (then part of Denmark) partook in the Crusades. The first official relations
Women in Iceland (4,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the four main settlers in early Icelandic history. Other notable early Icelanders include the explorer Gudrid Thorbjarnardóttir, the poet Steinunn Refsdóttir
Lögberg (307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
original on 2012-07-17. Retrieved 2012-09-12. Short, William R. (2010). Icelanders in the Viking Age: The People of the Sagas. Jefferson, North Carolina:
Independence Party (Iceland) (2,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
guaranteed Iceland's Atlanticist stance. The party is in favour of allowing Icelanders to participate in peacekeeping missions, including in Afghanistan. Historically
Thorolf Kveldulfsson (1,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1997). "Egil's Saga". In Hreinsson, Viðar (ed.). The Complete Sagas of Icelanders Including 49 Tales. Volume 1. Reykjavík: Leifur Eiríksson. ISBN 9979929308
Tyrker (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wine out of berries available. We know from historical records that the Icelanders and Greenlanders even made wine from crowberry. In the Newfoundland/Labrador
Kári Stefánsson (12,325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and relatives who gave them blood samples to begin their research. As Icelanders they were almost by definition related, and due to the national pastime
Egill Skallagrímsson (2,156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Johnson, Kevin. "What Made the Vikings Tick?". "Egil's Saga". The Sagas of Icelanders. Penguin Books, 2000. 109–119. Print. "Egil Skallagrimsson and the Viking
Vínarterta (478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 1 November 2018. Kwong, Matt (24 December 2012). "Don't ask Icelanders how to make their traditional Christmas cake". Maclean's. Retrieved 22
History of Greenland (7,896 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Icelandic, Grønland in modern Danish and Norwegian). Both the Book of Icelanders (Íslendingabók, a medieval account of Icelandic history from the 12th
Mercury in fish (7,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pollutants, so populations which eat whale meat, such as the Japanese, Icelanders, Norwegians and the Faroese, are also vulnerable to mercury ingestion
Iceland–Spain relations (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a coverage rate that barely reaches 31%. As for tourism, some 40,000 Icelanders visit Spain annually, which was drastically halted due to the crisis and
Snæbjörn galti (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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University of Iceland (2,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the construction of the Icelandic nation-state and was perceived by Icelanders as an important stepping stone towards full independence. Demands for
Grindavík (652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Barbary Pirates in an event known as the Turkish Abductions. Twelve Icelanders and three Danes, along with two vessels were taken, and with captives
Helgi and Finnbogi (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Asheville-class gunboat (1,188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy. With their high speed they were considered ideal for the Icelanders to counter the British frigates protecting fishing trawlers on the Icelandic
Berle-Kari (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Smiley, Jane, eds. (2001). "Egil's Saga" [translated by Bernard Scudder]. The Sagas of the Icelanders. Penguin Books. pp. 3–184. ISBN 978-0-14-100003-9.
Steinunn Refsdóttir (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Landnámabók (Sturlubók) 69. Íslendingabók—Kristni Saga: The Book of the Icelanders—The Story of the Conversion. Trans. Siân Grønlie. London: Viking Society
New Iceland Heritage Museum (183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Island, 36 miles along Lake Winnipeg's west shore. It was provided to the Icelanders and run as their own colony from 1875 to 1881. A regional government called
Church of Iceland (2,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pentecostal missions were quite successful. Until the 20th century, most Icelanders were rural farmers and fishermen who enjoyed a traditional lifestyle.
Erlendur Guðmundsson í Unuhúsi (530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intelligence and fine qualities that I doubt that in the whole history of Icelanders might meet ten people who were his equal". One could go so far as to say
Hauksbók (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Fólkvangr (1,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Trans.) (2001). "Egils saga" as collected in various (2001). The Sagas of Icelanders. Penguin Group. ISBN 0-14-100003-1 Simek, Rudolf (2007) translated by
Foam Lake (758 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joshua Milligan, an English fur trader. It was subsequently settled by Icelanders, Ukrainians, and various English-speaking nationalities. It was incorporated
Orm Storolfsson (367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 978-0-14-044769-9. Smilely, Jane; Kellogg, Robert (2001). The Sagas of the Icelanders. Penguin Books Limited. p. 1291. ISBN 978-0-14-100003-9. "Watch the Mountain
Powered by the Apocalypse (4,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
successfully funded, having raised $10,046. Sagas of the Icelanders The game Sagas of the Icelanders is set "sometime after the year 874, when the first Norse
Order of the Falcon (1,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the designated Grand Master of this Order. It may be awarded to both Icelanders and citizens of other countries for achievements in Iceland or internationally
Arborg, Manitoba (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
site[by whom?]. The building has been converted into a public library. Icelanders established homesteads to the east, west, north, and south of the village
Surtshellir (1,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1000. The cave itself has long been a source of superstition for the Icelanders inhabiting the nearby farms. Eggert Ólafsson recalled having been warned
Vistarband (591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of at least this value had to become a farm laborer. It was common for Icelanders to work as farm laborers when they were young, and then, if they were
Flateyjarbók (890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Wadmal (625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
legal currency in Iceland – both within Iceland and to some extent in the Icelanders’ foreign trade – from the 11th (at the earliest) to 17th century (at the
Georg Hólm (364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the only member of Sigur Rós without a patronymic name: the majority of Icelanders have a patronym rather than surname. The song "Salka", a former live only
Goose (1,998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
com/health/bump-on-forehead Boulhosa, Patricia Press. “The Law of Óláfr inn Helgi.” In Icelanders and the Kings of Norway: Mediaeval Sagas and Legal Texts. Leiden, Netherlands:
Confraternities in Nigeria (2,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unable to match Deebam, the SVC created a second confraternity wing, the Icelanders (German), which would eventually be led by militia leader Ateke Tom. The
Iceland–Palestine relations (900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Palestinians to nationhood. Prominent Palestinians in Iceland and Icelanders of Palestinian heritage include: Salmann Tamimi, the head of the Icelandic
Þorramatur (1,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attending, but which had become rare on the tables of ordinary city-dwelling Icelanders by the middle of the 20th century. The idea of connecting this kind of
InDefence (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
petition was accompanied by a website featuring photographs of thousands of Icelanders under the heading: 'I am not a terrorist'. The movement was also influential
Kandahar, Saskatchewan (498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Designated places in Saskatchewan Lindal, W. J. (1946). The Saskatchewan Icelanders: A Strand of the Canadian Fabric. Winnipeg: Columbia Press. pp. 165–167
Shield-maiden (1,707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Värnamo. ISBN 978-91-27-35725-9. p. 71 Thorsson, Ö. (Ed.) The Sagas of the Icelanders. Penguin Books, 1997. Anyway a mention of a single woman picking up a
Skálholt (917 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Icelandic Physiologus (1,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
majority of entries in the two fragments are of birds, a type of animal that Icelanders would often have seen. Despite the phoenix actually being a mythical beast
Adam of Bremen (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Kraken (9,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clawed creature by Egede (1741)[1729], who stated it was equivalent to the Icelanders' hafgufa, but the latter is commonly treated as a fabulous whale. Erik
Iceland–Turkey relations (1,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the most common Turkish imports from Iceland. In the years 2002-2018, Icelanders invested $3 million in Turkey. Turkish investments in Iceland totaled
Icelandic census of 1703 (1,323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the night before Easter. The census was assembled and organized by two Icelanders, Árni Magnússon, who had just been appointed a professor at the University
Spelling (1,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Icelandic language is based on etymological principle, thus the Icelanders themselves experience difficulties in writing. Modern Icelandic alphabet
The Sun Voyager (1,114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Finland. There I experienced a sense of the history of the origins of Icelanders, something which is also related in the present exhibition at the Nordic
Rögnvald Eriksson (79 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
killed him. Thorsson, Örnólfur, et al., eds. "Egil's Saga". Bernard Scudder, trans. The Sagas of the Icelanders: a selection. Penguin Classics, 2000.
List of Sri Lankans by diaspora (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of Sri Lankan French List of Sri Lankan Germans List of Sri Lankan Icelanders List of Sri Lankan Indians List of Sri Lankan Irish List of Sri Lankan
Kormákr Ögmundarson (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University Press. Viðar Hreinsson (Ed.) (1997). The Complete Sagas of Icelanders, Volume 1. Reykjavík: Leifur Eiríksson Publishing. ISBN 9979-9293-1-6
Skagaströnd (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
refer to the settlement and municipality, however, it is also used by Icelanders to refer to the traditional coastal area. Skagaströnd is twinned with:
Leitin (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christian vikings were discussing with pagan ones at Þingvellir, if all Icelanders should become Christians, a messenger came running from Hellisheiði and
Sorley (given name) (759 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
such as the 10th-century Hrappr Sumarliðason, and his son Sumarliði, Icelanders said to have been of Scottish and Hebridean ancestry. The first historical
Pensions in Iceland (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
voluntary government approved private pensions which approximately 60% of Icelanders participate in. "Social Security and Pensions". Government of Iceland
The Almost Nearly Perfect People (1,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
banks in the 2008 financial crisis, as well as the popular belief among Icelanders in the existence of Huldufólk (elves). In Norway, he highlights the rise
Laconic phrase (1,868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
groups in more recent history also have a reputation for laconic humor: Icelanders in the sagas, and, in the Anglophone world, Australians (cf. Australian
Greece–Iceland relations (633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greece Foreign relations of Iceland Iceland–EU relations Greeks in Iceland Icelanders in Greece Sally Jacobsen, "OECD Predicts 4% U.S. Economic Growth; Forecasters
Independent Rhinoceros candidates in the 1997 Canadian federal election (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first novel, the acclaimed "Atli's Tale", in 1996 (Winnipeg Free Press, 21 April 1996). He has also co-written "The Icelanders" with David Arnason.[2]
Investigation into the Invisible World (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
belief in paranormal phenomena among the population of Iceland. Several Icelanders are interviewed and say they used to play with elves as children. Mediums
Peter Raadsig (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
when nationalist sentiment was rising in Iceland, a few years after the Icelanders' ancient general assembly, the Alþingi was re-established. The painting
Gunnbjörn's skerries (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Backoo, North Dakota (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hedemarken Collectibles. p. 75. ISBN 0-9620968-0-6. OCLC 191277027. The Dakota Icelanders Project (2009). "Icelandic Settlers of Advance (Avon) Township". Retrieved
Varangian Guard (4,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guard. Most of the Old Norse narratives which deals with Norwegians or Icelanders in the Varangian Guard are from the 13th century, and bear witness to
Klenät (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
oil or sometimes lard and the dough expands into shape. Traditionally, Icelanders fried kleinur in sheep tallow, but today oil is typically used. Lemon
DeCODE genetics (9,638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
online version of the database, called Íslendingabók, or the Book of Icelanders. Anyone with an Icelandic social security number could request a password
Sturla Snær Snorrason (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
giant slalom events.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link) "Five Icelanders to Compete in Winter Olympics". Iceland Review. 2018-02-04. Retrieved
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media:dolstein 2.gif *Orkisz, Jan (2016). "Pole-weapons in the Sagas of Icelanders: a comparison of literary and archaeological sources". Acta Periodica
Bandalag íslenskra skáta (851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independent kingdom in personal union with Denmark in 1918, it was possible for Icelanders and Icelandic associations to join international organizations. One of
Jöns Gerekesson (613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the region. Jöns had thus made bitter enemies of several high ranking Icelanders for no immediately discernible reason other than a desire to use his office
Jane Smiley (851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Britannica. Brandsma, Elliott. "Pulitzer Prize Winner Jane Smiley: "I Thought Icelanders Were Very Straightforward and Smart"". Iceland Writers Retreat. Retrieved
Zuism (923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
visir.is. Retrieved 2020-12-08. Harriet Sherwood (8 December 2015). "Icelanders flock to religion revering Sumerian deities and tax rebates". The Guardian
Bandalag íslenskra skáta (851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independent kingdom in personal union with Denmark in 1918, it was possible for Icelanders and Icelandic associations to join international organizations. One of
Katrín Jakobsdóttir (1,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the days following the election indicated that a large majority of Icelanders wanted Katrín Jakobsdóttir to remain in government. Katrín opposes Icelandic
Kylfings (2,833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Viking Achievement. Praeger, 1970. Guðmundsson, Barði. The Origin of the Icelanders. Lee Hollander, transl. Univ. of Nebraska Press, 1967. Hastings, John
Markland (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Hangikjöt (414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dried sheep dung. A recent survey established that around 90% of all Icelanders eat hangikjöt at least once over the holidays. Smoked mutton is known
Jöns Gerekesson (613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the region. Jöns had thus made bitter enemies of several high ranking Icelanders for no immediately discernible reason other than a desire to use his office
Medieval runes (1,645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century, Norwegians and Swedes also stopped using the þ letter, but the Icelanders still retain it in their Latin alphabet. Due to the Latin alphabet the
Thorkel of Namdalen (92 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Egil's Saga ch. XXIII. Thorsson, Örnólfur, et al. "Egil's Saga." The Sagas of the Icelanders. trans: Bernard Scudder (Penguin Classics, 2000). v t e v t e
Herðubreið (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mountain is often referred to as "The Queen of Icelandic Mountains" by Icelanders due to its beautiful shape. Near the mountain lies an oasis called Herðubreiðarlindir
Prostitution in Iceland (1,132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"running a brothel".[citation needed] A 2007 poll demonstrated that "70% of Icelanders were in favour of criminalizing the buying of sex. There is a marked difference
Aud the Deep-Minded (Ketilsdóttir) (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Also, portrayed briefly, with family links, as the 'ancestress of most Icelanders' in the 1992 science fiction anthology 'Tales of Riverworld' Ed. Philip
Drift whale (2,565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sigrún. "Icelandic whaling is a relic of a past some (but ever fewer) Icelanders cannot let go of". Sigrún Davíðsdóttir's Icelog. Retrieved 11 May 2018
Sigríður Á. Andersen (476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
members of parliament". Alþingi. Retrieved 2019-03-16. "Vast Majority Of Icelanders Want Justice Minister To Resign". Grapevine. February 23, 2018. "Ótrúlegur
Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tarrin; Gade, Kari Ellen; Clunies Ross, Margaret (eds.). Poetry in Sagas of Icelanders. Vol. 5. Forthcoming Marold, Edith; Busch, Vivian; Krüger, Jana (eds.)
Post-mortem photography (1,986 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Consequently, death was a public topic that was considerably seen through Icelanders' religious lenses. There are many that believe Iceland's attitudes about
Laxárdalur (47 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the setting for the Laxdæla saga and the home of such famous early Icelanders as Aud the Deep-Minded, Hoskuld Dala-Kollsson, Hrútr Herjólfsson, and
Republic (9,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christianisation of Iceland in 1000, where the Althing decreed that all Icelanders must be baptized into Christianity, and forbade celebration of pagan rituals
Guðbrandur Þorláksson (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where he studied theology and logic. Guðbrandur was one of the first Icelanders to study in Denmark instead of in Germany. After returning to Iceland
Western Development Museum (1,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Canada, such as Ukrainians, English, Swedes, Germans, Doukhobors and Icelanders. Its coordinates are 51°13′04″N 102°29′03″W / 51.2177°N 102.4841°W
Barnstokkr (1,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called an eik (Old Norse "oak"), which has an unclear meaning as the Icelanders often employed the word as a general word for "tree", and the tree is
Ongentheow (1,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sung originally by Swedes, were later misinterpreted by Norwegians and Icelanders as literal expressions due to the different dialectal meanings of farra
Jan Janszoon (2,311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
meagre, some salted fish and a few hides, but they also captured twelve Icelanders and three Danes who happened to be in the village. When they were leaving
Swedes (7,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peoples: Scandinavia And Finland. p. 1186. ISBN 978-0761478973. Danes, Icelanders, Norwegians, and Swedes are Germanic, descendants of peoples who first
Útrásarvíkingur (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
correspondingly means outward rush. This term útrás was used in Icelandic to denote Icelanders' acquisitions of foreign assets during the early twenty-first century
Sólstafir (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
move toward experimental atmospherics of the type practiced by fellow Icelanders Sigur Rós. Their fifth album Ótta was released by Season of Mist in 2014
Anne Stine Ingstad (554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flateyjarbók Hauksbók Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum Book of Icelanders Skræling Greenlandic Norse Researchers Galvano Fiamma Adam of Bremen Carl
Bermuda national football team (1,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1964, against Iceland in Reykjavik, ending in a narrow victory to the Icelanders, 4–3. Some years later, Bermuda played in the 1967 Pan American Games
Advance Township, Pembina County, North Dakota (362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Printing Office. Retrieved 2008-07-20. Steinolfson, Arlan: The Dakota Icelanders Project (2009). "Icelandic Settlers of Advance (Avon) Township". Retrieved
List of possessions of Norway (1,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
28 September 2017. Smilely, Jane (24 February 2005). The Sagas of the Icelanders. Penguin UK. ISBN 9780141933269. Retrieved 3 October 2017 – via Google
Garðaríki (1,354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
p. 37: "According to Braun, the name Garðaríki was created by those Icelanders who wrote down sagas from the late twelfth century". Braun 1924, p. 194:
Island (HÖH and Current 93 album) (702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
British band Current 93 considered moving permanently to Iceland. He knew Icelanders such as Sveinbjörn Beinteinsson, leader of the Icelandic neopagan organisation
Master race (6,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
white Northern and Western Europeans (which consisted of Germans, Swedes, Icelanders, Norwegians, Danes, British, Irish, Dutch, Belgian and Northern French)
Maine penny (1,132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flateyjarbók Hauksbók Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum Book of Icelanders Skræling Greenlandic Norse Researchers Galvano Fiamma Adam of Bremen Carl
Shark sanctuary (1,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
India (under the name sora in Tamil language and Telugu language), and Icelanders eat Greenland sharks as hákarl. The practice of live finning, where a
Fulbright Commission Iceland (969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fulbright Commission has supported over 1300 grantees, approximately 900 to Icelanders and 450 U.S. citizens. The Arctic has become a major focus of the work
Njörðr (3,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scudder, Bernard (Trans.) (2001). Egil's Saga as collected in The Sagas of Icelanders. Penguin. ISBN 0-14-100003-1. Simek, Rudolf (1996). Dictionary of Northern
Frisians (2,563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as are the Flemish, Dutch, Frisians, Danes, Swedes, Norwegians, and Icelanders "Frisia". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Retrieved 16 April 2019. Frisia
Of Horses and Men (592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a "collection of six-or-so interlocking fables about a group of rural Icelanders’ relationships with their horses and each other, and which run the gamut
Scandinavian literature (1,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considered to be one of the greatest of all works of Finnish literature. The Icelanders' sagas (Icelandic: Íslendingasögur)—many of which are also known as family
Andrés Guðmundsson (610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
broadcast live by RÚV, and audience surveys showed that around 49% of Icelanders tuned in. Andrés has two sons who play football, Axel Óskar Andrésson
Hvalsey Church (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wedding was mentioned in letters from a priest at Garðar and by several Icelanders, and is the last written record of the Greenlandic Norse. The married
Valdís Þóra Jónsdóttir (635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Championships (representing Iceland): 2018 (winner – mixed team) "Introducing Icelanders who play on US College Golfteams no. 6: Valdís Þóra Jónsdóttir". Golf1
Flemish people (3,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as are the Flemish, Dutch, Frisians, Danes, Swedes, Norwegians, and Icelanders Pavlovic, Zoran (2007). Europe. Infobase Publishing. p. 53. ISBN 978-1-4381-0455-3
Hafnarfjörður (1,957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Telecommunication (Póst- og Símaminjasafnið [ˈpʰoust ɔːɣ ˈsiːmaˌmɪnjaˌsapnɪθ]). Many Icelanders believe in elves and trolls. Hellisgerði [ˈhɛtlɪsˌcɛrðɪ] is a small park
2009 Icelandic financial crisis protests (3,700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
original on 3 February 2009. Retrieved 31 March 2009. 31 March 2009. "Icelanders demand PM resignation, clash with police". Thomson Financial News. 22
Dreamland (2009 film) (314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
economy of Iceland, but when the United States no longer needed the base, Icelanders feared for their jobs, and the Icelandic government desperately lobbied
List of companies of Iceland (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Áttundi hver Íslendingur situr í stjórn fyrirtækis" [One of every eight Icelanders is a member of a board of directors] (in Icelandic). 11 May 2011. Retrieved
Garðar (164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Dakota, an unincorporated community in the US, built up chiefly by Icelanders Garðar Árnason (born 1938), Icelandic footballer Garðar Thór Cortes (born
Bjarni Benediktsson (born 1970) (1,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
not revealing a government report on the offshore bank activities of Icelanders before the 2016 parliamentary elections. Bjarni falsely told reporters
Jón Daði Böðvarsson (987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and scored in the final group game against Austria which ensured the Icelanders' progress from the group phase. On 27 June 2016, Jón Daði played against
Eiríkur Hauksson (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bergen. Eiríkur and Helga Möller joined Pálmi, forming the vocal trio ICY. Icelanders had high hopes for the song, and official pointers predicted good going
Demonym (2,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hongkonger, Hong Kongers (also "Hong Kongese", "Hongkongese") Iceland → Icelanders (also "Icelandic") Kosovo → Kosovars (also "Kosovan") Leeds → Loiners
Dís (2,839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
translated by John McKinnell, "Killer-Glum's Saga", The Complete Sagas of Icelanders, ed. Viðar Hreinsson, Volume 2, Reykjavík: Leifur Eiríksson, 1997, ISBN 9979-9293-0-8
Bryndís Björgvinsdóttir (208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 2019-06-03. Werber, Cassie. "The story about thousands of Icelanders offering their homes to refugees is a wild exaggeration". Quartz. Retrieved
Iceland Defense Force (1,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(not including Reservists), 100 Department of Defense civilians, and 650 Icelanders, both civilians and firemen given military training manning the local
Bókaútgáfa Menningarsjóðs (151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its editor in 1963 was Arni Böðvarsson. Þór, Jónas (13 November 2002). Icelanders In North America: The First Settlers. Univ. of Manitoba Press. p. 283
Máel Sechnaill mac Máele Ruanaid (1,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
king of Osraige in Leinster, Cerball mac Dúnlainge. Cerball, known to Icelanders' sagas as Kjarvalr Írakonungr, raided Munster and obtained allies and
National church (2,238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Iceland, which now has in excess of 7,000 members. The majority of Icelanders are members of the state church. Almost all children are baptized as Lutheran
Galvano Fiamma (588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flateyjarbók Hauksbók Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum Book of Icelanders Skræling Greenlandic Norse Researchers Galvano Fiamma Adam of Bremen Carl
Football in Iceland (2,375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
UEFA's highest Pro license. This translates to about one in every 500 Icelanders being a UEFA-qualified coach. By contrast, the corresponding ratio in
Jón Loftsson (256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biografisk leksikon. Retrieved June 1, 2017. "Oddi á Rangárvöllum". southiceland.com. Retrieved June 1, 2017. Islendingabók (Book of Icelanders) v t e
Einarr Hafliðason (528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Halldórsson in 1332. Einarr is also one of the few fourteenth-century Icelanders known to have travelled outside Scandinavia. According to his annals,
Monopod (creature) (1,242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Kunz, Keneva (tr.) (2000). Eirik the Red's Saga (Ch. 11–12). The Saga of Icelanders: A Selection. New York: Viking. pp. 671–672. ISBN 9780670889907. 2005
Iceland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2003 (867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 23 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link) "Icelanders participate in Eurovision again". mbl.is (in Icelandic). 17 October 2002
Berserker (3,540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eigi í mannligu eðli: Shape, Monstrosity and Berserkism in the Sagas of Icelanders. Shapeshifters in Medieval North Atlantic Literature, Santiago Francisco
Mononym (4,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sukarno and Suharto and weightlifter Triyatno.[citation needed] Most Icelanders do not have surnames, only patronymics (sometimes matronymics), and they
Cricket in Iceland (1,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 24 runs in the second. Efforts to grow participation in cricket by Icelanders are ongoing, however, there remains strong competition from more popular
UK Biobank (4,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Icelanders to request the analysis of their sequence data to determine whether they carry a SNP in the BRCA2 gene that has been linked in Icelanders to
Björn at Haugi (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
certain legendary associations, or even since he had Swedish ancestry. The Icelanders may also have known about the Swedish Björn via the chronicle of Adam
Jómsvíkinga saga (795 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd) Hreinsson, Viðar (1997) The Complete Sagas of Icelanders (including 49 Stories) (Iceland: Leifur Eiriksson Publishing Ltd) ISBN 978-9979929307